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BIRD MAN

BIRD MAN
BIRD MAN
BIRD MAN
BIRD MAN
BIRD MAN
BIRD MAN
BIRD MAN
BIRD MAN
BIRD MAN
BIRD MAN
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Title: BIRD MAN
Author(s): VALENTIN, Leo
Category: Aircraft & Aviation
New / Used: Used
Book Type: Small Hardcover with Dust Jacket
Published: 1955
Published By: Hutchinson
Edition: 1st edition
Pages: 127
Size (mm): 140 w x 215 h x 25 d

Condition

Excellent original condition for age, wear on dust jacket, pages clean, binding tight. Images depict all need to know detail.

About

Story of a man obsessed with a life-long quest for true "independent" flight. Valentin became a champion parachutist in the French Air Force, an innovator, and has now reached fame as a Bird Man with taking parachute-jumping to new standards during his attempts at free flight on wooden wings.

First English translation from the French (Homme-Oiseau) by Mervyn Savill.

Illustrated throughout with monochrome images and diagrams. Portrait on title page.

Remarks

Increasingly hard to find locally

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